Prices and returns

Class C shares

Share prices and year-to-date returns   Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
July 11, 2014 (except 7-day yield)
Month-end as of
June 30, 2014
Quarter-end as of
June 30, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
AMCAP Fund® — C | Growth Growth

Ticker: AMPCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$26.64 0.04 8.38% Without CDSC 29.66% 18.53% 7.55% 29.66% 18.53% 7.55% 1.51%
  With CDSC 28.66% 18.53% 7.55% 28.66% 18.53% 7.55%  
American Balanced Fund® — C | Balanced Balanced

Ticker: BALCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$25.32 0.07 4.71% Without CDSC 16.02% 13.87% 6.32% 16.02% 13.87% 6.32% 1.41%
  With CDSC 15.02% 13.87% 6.32% 15.02% 13.87% 6.32%  
American Funds Balanced PortfolioSM — C | Balanced Balanced

Ticker: BLPCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.19 0.03 4.51% Without CDSC 15.59% 15.36% ¶¶ N/A 15.59% 15.36% ¶¶ N/A 1.47% / 1.57%
  With CDSC 14.59% 15.36% ¶¶ N/A 14.59% 15.36% ¶¶ N/A  
American Funds Developing World Growth and Income FundSM — C | Growth-and-income Growth-and-income

Ticker: DWGCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$11.48 -0.01 N/A Without CDSC 14.59% ¶¶ N/A N/A 14.59% ¶¶ N/A N/A 2.22%
  With CDSC 13.59% ¶¶ N/A N/A 13.59% ¶¶ N/A N/A  
American Funds Global Balanced FundSM — C | Balanced Balanced

Ticker: GBLCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$31.70 0.07 5.47% Without CDSC 17.91% 8.92% N/A 17.91% 8.92% N/A 1.73%
  With CDSC 16.91% 8.92% N/A 16.91% 8.92% N/A  
Share prices and year-to-date returns   Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
July 11, 2014 (except 7-day yield)
Month-end as of
June 30, 2014
Quarter-end as of
June 30, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
American Funds Global Growth PortfolioSM — C | Growth Growth

Ticker: GGPCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$14.76 0.02 3.87% Without CDSC 22.10% 21.52% ¶¶ N/A 22.10% 21.52% ¶¶ N/A 1.66% / 1.76%
  With CDSC 21.10% 21.52% ¶¶ N/A 21.10% 21.52% ¶¶ N/A  
American Funds Growth and Income PortfolioSM — C | Growth-and-income Growth-and-income

Ticker: GAITX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.69 0.03 6.23% Without CDSC 19.94% 18.13% ¶¶ N/A 19.94% 18.13% ¶¶ N/A 1.49% / 1.59%
  With CDSC 18.94% 18.13% ¶¶ N/A 18.94% 18.13% ¶¶ N/A  
American Funds Growth PortfolioSM — C | Growth Growth

Ticker: GWPCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$15.18 0.01 4.76% Without CDSC 24.06% 22.83% ¶¶ N/A 24.06% 22.83% ¶¶ N/A 1.58% / 1.68%
  With CDSC 23.06% 22.83% ¶¶ N/A 23.06% 22.83% ¶¶ N/A  
American Funds Income PortfolioSM — C | Equity-income Equity-income

Ticker: INPCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$11.94 0.02 5.30% Without CDSC 12.88% 11.74% ¶¶ N/A 12.88% 11.74% ¶¶ N/A 1.43% / 1.53%
  With CDSC 11.88% 11.74% ¶¶ N/A 11.88% 11.74% ¶¶ N/A  
American Funds Money Market Fund® — C | Cash-equivalent Cash-equivalent

Ticker: AFCXX | Prospectus

Price 7-day yields YTD return 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$1.00 0.00% / -0.37% 0.00% Without CDSC 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% †† 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% †† 0.43%
  With CDSC -1.00% 0.00% 0.00% †† -1.00% 0.00% 0.00% ††  
Share prices and year-to-date returns   Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
July 11, 2014 (except 7-day yield)
Month-end as of
June 30, 2014
Quarter-end as of
June 30, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
American Funds Mortgage Fund® — C | Bond Bond

Ticker: MFACX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$10.16 0.01 3.49% Without CDSC 3.06% 1.69% ## N/A 3.06% 1.69% ## N/A 1.47%
  With CDSC 2.06% 1.69% ## N/A 2.06% 1.69% ## N/A  
American Funds Preservation PortfolioSM — C | Bond Bond

Ticker: PPVCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$9.95 0.01 1.36% Without CDSC 1.35% 0.17% ¶¶ N/A 1.35% 0.17% ¶¶ N/A 1.45% / 1.57%
  With CDSC 0.35% 0.17% ¶¶ N/A 0.35% 0.17% ¶¶ N/A  
American High-Income Trust® — C | Bond Bond

Ticker: AHTCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$11.53 0.00 4.24% Without CDSC 9.70% 11.71% 6.70% 9.70% 11.71% 6.70% 1.48%
  With CDSC 8.70% 11.71% 6.70% 8.70% 11.71% 6.70%  
American Mutual Fund® — C | Growth-and-income Growth-and-income

Ticker: AMFCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$36.25 0.04 5.94% Without CDSC 20.06% 15.85% 6.98% 20.06% 15.85% 6.98% 1.42%
  With CDSC 19.06% 15.85% 6.98% 19.06% 15.85% 6.98%  
The Bond Fund of America® — C | Bond Bond

Ticker: BFACX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.77 0.01 3.79% Without CDSC 4.14% 4.98% 3.09% 4.14% 4.98% 3.09% 1.41%
  With CDSC 3.14% 4.98% 3.09% 3.14% 4.98% 3.09%  
Share prices and year-to-date returns   Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
July 11, 2014 (except 7-day yield)
Month-end as of
June 30, 2014
Quarter-end as of
June 30, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
Capital Income Builder® — C | Equity-income Equity-income

Ticker: CIBCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$61.05 0.13 6.28% Without CDSC 16.06% 11.44% 6.84% 16.06% 11.44% 6.84% 1.41%
  With CDSC 15.06% 11.44% 6.84% 15.06% 11.44% 6.84%  
Capital World Bond Fund® — C | Bond Bond

Ticker: CWBCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$20.75 0.02 4.98% Without CDSC 7.35% 4.58% 4.69% 7.35% 4.58% 4.69% 1.71%
  With CDSC 6.35% 4.58% 4.69% 6.35% 4.58% 4.69%  
Capital World Growth and Income Fund® — C | Growth-and-income Growth-and-income

Ticker: CWGCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$46.86 0.11 5.30% Without CDSC 22.45% 13.29% 8.46% 22.45% 13.29% 8.46% 1.60%
  With CDSC 21.45% 13.29% 8.46% 21.45% 13.29% 8.46%  
EuroPacific Growth Fund® — C | Growth Growth

Ticker: AEPCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$48.79 -0.11 1.63% Without CDSC 20.98% 10.75% 7.94% 20.98% 10.75% 7.94% 1.62%
  With CDSC 19.98% 10.75% 7.94% 19.98% 10.75% 7.94%  
Fundamental Investors® — C | Growth-and-income Growth-and-income

Ticker: AFICX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$53.81 0.15 5.08% Without CDSC 22.13% 16.33% 8.48% 22.13% 16.33% 8.48% 1.43%
  With CDSC 21.13% 16.33% 8.48% 21.13% 16.33% 8.48%  
Share prices and year-to-date returns   Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
July 11, 2014 (except 7-day yield)
Month-end as of
June 30, 2014
Quarter-end as of
June 30, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
The Growth Fund of America® — C | Growth Growth

Ticker: GFACX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$43.46 0.13 5.72% Without CDSC 25.61% 16.05% 7.60% 25.61% 16.05% 7.60% 1.50%
  With CDSC 24.61% 16.05% 7.60% 24.61% 16.05% 7.60%  
The Income Fund of America® — C | Equity-income Equity-income

Ticker: IFACX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$21.47 0.04 6.34% Without CDSC 16.81% 14.14% 6.90% 16.81% 14.14% 6.90% 1.38%
  With CDSC 15.81% 14.14% 6.90% 15.81% 14.14% 6.90%  
Intermediate Bond Fund of America® — C | Bond Bond

Ticker: IBFCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.57 0.01 1.40% Without CDSC 1.40% 2.18% 2.11% 1.40% 2.18% 2.11% 1.40%
  With CDSC 0.40% 2.18% 2.11% 0.40% 2.18% 2.11%  
International Growth and Income FundSM — C | Growth-and-income Growth-and-income

Ticker: IGICX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$35.90 0.02 4.65% Without CDSC 21.66% 12.19% 10.62% 21.66% 12.19% 10.62% 1.74%
  With CDSC 20.66% 12.19% 10.62% 20.66% 12.19% 10.62%  
The Investment Company of America® — C | Growth-and-income Growth-and-income

Ticker: AICCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$39.24 0.07 8.13% Without CDSC 26.43% 15.85% 6.90% 26.43% 15.85% 6.90% 1.41%
  With CDSC 25.43% 15.85% 6.90% 25.43% 15.85% 6.90%  
Share prices and year-to-date returns   Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
July 11, 2014 (except 7-day yield)
Month-end as of
June 30, 2014
Quarter-end as of
June 30, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
The New Economy Fund® — C | Growth Growth

Ticker: ANFCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$36.89 0.04 3.02% Without CDSC 29.24% 18.35% 9.17% 29.24% 18.35% 9.17% 1.63%
  With CDSC 28.24% 18.35% 9.17% 28.24% 18.35% 9.17%  
New Perspective Fund® — C | Growth Growth

Ticker: NPFCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$37.60 0.05 2.76% Without CDSC 20.50% 14.65% 8.36% 20.50% 14.65% 8.36% 1.59%
  With CDSC 19.50% 14.65% 8.36% 19.50% 14.65% 8.36%  
New World Fund® — C | Growth Growth

Ticker: NEWCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$59.39 -0.08 4.10% Without CDSC 16.97% 10.67% 10.58% 16.97% 10.67% 10.58% 1.87%
  With CDSC 15.97% 10.67% 10.58% 15.97% 10.67% 10.58%  
Short-Term Bond Fund of America® — C | Bond Bond

Ticker: ASBCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$9.96 0.01 0.21% Without CDSC 0.11% 0.30% 1.08% 0.11% 0.30% 1.08% 1.45%
  With CDSC -0.89% 0.30% 1.08% -0.89% 0.30% 1.08%  
SMALLCAP World Fund® — C | Growth Growth

Ticker: SCWCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$46.37 -0.04 1.94% Without CDSC 21.30% 16.65% 9.09% 21.30% 16.65% 9.09% 1.93%
  With CDSC 20.30% 16.65% 9.09% 20.30% 16.65% 9.09%  
Share prices and year-to-date returns   Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
July 11, 2014 (except 7-day yield)
Month-end as of
June 30, 2014
Quarter-end as of
June 30, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
U.S. Government Securities Fund® — C | Bond Bond

Ticker: UGSCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.93 0.02 3.37% Without CDSC 2.22% 2.70% 3.25% 2.22% 2.70% 3.25% 1.40%
  With CDSC 1.22% 2.70% 3.25% 1.22% 2.70% 3.25%  
Washington Mutual Investors FundSM — C | Growth-and-income Growth-and-income

Ticker: WSHCX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$41.25 0.09 6.16% Without CDSC 21.49% 17.47% 6.68% 21.49% 17.47% 6.68% 1.39%
  With CDSC 20.49% 17.47% 6.68% 20.49% 17.47% 6.68%  

American Funds Target Date Retirement Series®

Share prices and year-to-date returns   Average annual total returns Annual expense ratios
Daily as of
July 11, 2014 (except 7-day yield)
Month-end as of
June 30, 2014
Quarter-end as of
June 30, 2014
As of the fund’s prospectus
American Funds 2055 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCJTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$15.86 0.02 N/A Without CDSC 21.24% 12.65% ‡‡ N/A 21.24% 12.65% ‡‡ N/A 1.58% / 1.68%
  With CDSC 20.24% 12.65% ‡‡ N/A 20.24% 12.65% ‡‡ N/A  
American Funds 2050 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCITX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.97 0.02 N/A Without CDSC 21.28% 14.67% 5.47% § 21.28% 14.67% 5.47% § 1.58% / 1.68%
  With CDSC 20.28% 14.67% 5.47% § 20.28% 14.67% 5.47% §  
American Funds 2045 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCHTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.22 0.02 N/A Without CDSC 21.30% 14.67% 5.47% § 21.30% 14.67% 5.47% § 1.58% / 1.68%
  With CDSC 20.30% 14.67% 5.47% § 20.30% 14.67% 5.47% §  
American Funds 2040 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCGTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.22 0.02 N/A Without CDSC 21.33% 14.69% 5.48% § 21.33% 14.69% 5.48% § 1.58% / 1.68%
  With CDSC 20.33% 14.69% 5.48% § 20.33% 14.69% 5.48% §  
American Funds 2035 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCFTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.03 0.01 N/A Without CDSC 20.89% 14.53% 5.40% § 20.89% 14.53% 5.40% § 1.58% / 1.68%
  With CDSC 19.89% 14.53% 5.40% § 19.89% 14.53% 5.40% §  
American Funds 2030 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCETX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$13.02 0.02 N/A Without CDSC 20.52% 14.44% 5.38% § 20.52% 14.44% 5.38% § 1.57% / 1.67%
  With CDSC 19.52% 14.44% 5.38% § 19.52% 14.44% 5.38% §  
American Funds 2025 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCDTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$12.52 0.02 N/A Without CDSC 19.15% 13.79% 5.00% § 19.15% 13.79% 5.00% § 1.56% / 1.66%
  With CDSC 18.15% 13.79% 5.00% § 18.15% 13.79% 5.00% §  
American Funds 2020 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCCTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$11.78 0.01 N/A Without CDSC 16.18% 12.23% 4.36% § 16.18% 12.23% 4.36% § 1.54% / 1.64%
  With CDSC 15.18% 12.23% 4.36% § 15.18% 12.23% 4.36% §  
American Funds 2015 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCBTX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$11.28 0.01 N/A Without CDSC 14.37% 11.18% 4.18% § 14.37% 11.18% 4.18% § 1.52% / 1.62%
  With CDSC 13.37% 11.18% 4.18% § 13.37% 11.18% 4.18% §  
American Funds 2010 Target Date Retirement Fund® — C | Retirement target date Retirement target date

Ticker: CCATX | Prospectus

Price Price change YTD return   1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs 1 yr 5 yrs 10 yrs Expenses
$10.65 0.01 N/A Without CDSC 12.70% 10.51% 3.93% § 12.70% 10.51% 3.93% § 1.51% / 1.61%
  With CDSC 11.70% 10.51% 3.93% § 11.70% 10.51% 3.93% §  

Definitions and other information

Investors should carefully consider investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. This and other important information is contained in the fund prospectuses and summary prospectuses, which can be obtained from a financial professional or downloaded and should be read carefully before investing.